Edward III Series C Groat - Mint London
Edw III 4th Coinage (Pre-Treaty Series C) Groat
Minted AD 1351/52
Initial Mark Cross 1;
Crowned bust facing within tressure of arches.
Long Cross quartered with trefoil of pellets.
+POSVI. DEVM.A DIVTOR EM.MEV in outer legend.
CIVI TAS LON DON in inner legend.
Lombardic M, closed C & E, Roman N reversely barred,
wedged tailed R with Annulet Stops. All arches fleured.
YB of hYB ligate (a single specimen recorded in
L.A. Lawrence's 1926 N.C. Article
' The Coinage of Edward III from 1351' Vol I Pages 32 / 33.)
LAL 15. North 1147. SCBC 1565.
Bought Mike Vosper June 2004